Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
252 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
156 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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80 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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167 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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79 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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100 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
321 days
153 days
New Glasgow
582 days
110 days
New Glasgow
526 days
370 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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186 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
143 days
95 days
Truro
167 days
81 days
New Glasgow
294 days
174 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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88 days

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